Bicycle Mechanics

Repairing bicycles takes mechanical skill and careful attention to detail. Many repairs, such as replacing brake cables, are relatively simple, while others can be very complicated. Mechanics use a variety of tools, including wrenches, screwdrivers, drills, vises, and specialized tools to repair and maintain bikes. There are many different brands of bikes, both domestic and foreign, and each has its own unique characteristics and mechanical problems.

Sign In or Join Vault Gold to Read More Including

  • The Job
  • Education and Training
  • Outlook
  • Tips for Entry and more.

Are you a student? You may have free access to Vault's premium content.
Contact your Career Center, Alumni Office or Library to find out more.

Career Update Newsletter

Tips and tools to help you manage your ideal career.